A personal reflection, by the daughter of a fighter in Zimbabwe's Second Chiumurenga, on the death of President Robert Mugabe.
What is the proper way for young Zimbabweans to remember Robert Mugabe's legacy?
How an autocratic strain of pan-Africanism of the early 1960s shaped Robert Mugabe.
With Mugabe's death, might there be space for a new self-definition as a nation in Zimbabwe, as a broad family of nationals, with a shared national project?
The post-independence fates of Zimbabwean student activists who fought the Rhodesian regime.
At this early stage, there is little to suggest that South Africa will follow the same path as Zimbabwe.
Mugabe was a neoliberal stooge up until the 2000s and far from being a Pan-Africanist hero sent his army to intervene in the most rapacious war in Africa's history in the Congo.
Robert Mugabe, a man known for his eloquence, was brought down by a speech. It wasn’t his own. Instead, what
Zimbabwe's regime does not to surrender to anyone its guardianship of the post-independence narrative, symbols and authority.
In Zimbabwe, the leap from online conversation to citizen protest has followed the same path as other protest movements around the world.
Lucifer has been hard at work on “African” social and traditional media over recent months. Donald
What do you when your 70 year old South African father wants to meet Robert Mugabe for his birthday. Make a film about it.
In 2004, after Terence Ranger had delivered a paper at the Wits Institute of Social and
With the exception of Hillary Clinton’s attempt at entering politics during Bill Clinton’s first term as president there hasn’t been a more contentious First Lady.
Since 2013 the popular 'Baba Jukwa' Facebook page has posted allegations of state and ruling party scandals and correctly predicted political developments
Robert Mugabe and how how quickly style and showmanship can sweep away an audience, even when the underlying message promotes violence and jingoistic triumphalism.
Today, Monday, August 19, 2013, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, who was the first woman to serve as Deputy
In 2008 or so, I registered for a Masters degree at Wits University with a rather
British filmmaker Roy Agyemang’s documentary on Robert Mugabe, “Villain on Hero?”, intended to be a three-month
Land reform and Zimbabwe; say those words in any order and you get a reaction. It